USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
06719505 CLEAR CREEK AT GOLDEN, CO
LOCATION - Lat 39°45'11", long 105°14'05" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.33, T.3 S., R.70 W., Jefferson County, CO, Hydrologic Unit 10190004, on left bank 100 ft downstream from U.S. Highway 6 bridge at west edge of Golden, 0.7 mi downstream from headgate of Church Ditch, and 13.3 mi downstream from North Clear Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA - 394 mi².
- WDR-US-2011: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1974 to current year. Records for station at site 0.8 mi upstream (October 1908 to December 1909, June 1911 to September 1974) are not equivalent due to diversions by Church Ditch.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemetry and crest-stage gage. Elevation of gage is 5,695 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Oct. 1, 1974 to Sept. 11, 1980 at site 80 ft downstream. Prior to Jan. 22, 1987, at datum 2.00 ft higher, at both sites.